compression strength


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Related to compression strength: Shear strength, crushing strength

compression strength

The point at which a material loses its shape when force is applied. Also called crushing strength.
See also: strength
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Regarding the mechanical properties of the compressed oil palm fronds bio-composite board, several mechanical properties were tested in this study, including static bending strength (MOE and MOR) and compression strength (MOR).
The big influence on the concrete's resistance to freezing-thawing cycles is being made by the density and the compression strength of the concrete (Grabiec, Piasta 2004; Tumosa et al.
Pairwise comparison of parallel compression values showed that the different temperature and duration levels have no significantly different effects on the parallel compression strength of pine.
Key words: chemical resistance, ammonium nitrate, attack period, compression strength, silica fume
3]) for the measurement of water retention and unconfined compression strength at matric potentials of -10, -30, -60, -100, -300, -600, and -1500 kPa (Kew and Gilkes 2006).
What is important here is that the compression strength of the springs in the experimental set is more the 40% of that of the concrete sample used in the same experimental set because a strain (load) amounting to 40% of the compression strength of the concrete sample was loaded on the concrete samples in the press machine.
Trowelable to a smooth, nonporous finish, it attains a compression strength of 9000 psi--more than three times the typical strength of concrete.
It provides controlled compression at the tissue site and maintains the same compression strength while absorbing the sinus cavity's natural fluids during the healing process.
lengthwise compression strength decreased by 14,7%,
All thread form tools are engineered with M2, while all ball lock tools are made with M44 and both are powder metallurgy steels to provide high levels of wear resistance, toughness, and compression strength.
MWV's submission detailed research into the effects of paperboard substrate choice on frozen food unsaleables, exploring both where damage occurs in the supply chain and the role of compression strength in package protection and buyer perception.
The software enables users to design custom packages and pallet loads with the touch of a button, evaluate alternative product dimensions, review optional pack arrangements and test package integrity using the compression strength feature.